Category Archives: Writing

I’m a published author!

Hello, Dear Reader!  I finally put my head down and published my first book 11 days ago, 119 Style Boosts from the Size15Stylist. I was responsible for everything from writing, drafting, editing and proofing, to technical details, pricing and marketing. … Continue reading

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What full-time writing entails

This week I’ve: posted notepads and cards for The Research Advisor, to promote my proofreading and motivating blog to students edited, printed and displayed posters and cards around Plymouth University for the above blog connected on social media to the … Continue reading

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Full-time writer

I had my last day in work on Friday, and while I will miss paid employment, especially when new books are published or new shoes hit the shops, I am a full-time writer at last, in charge of my own density … Continue reading

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The Paris Review

Just read this lovely lovely New York magazine, and I’m a little bit in awe/love. Interview’s with some of the world’s greatest writers since 1953. Who says gorging is a sin? http://www.theparisreview.org/index.php

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The Melancholic Flipchart

I stand, patiently, once regularly used. Now I am bare, waiting for the clothes of white that have been locked away. Resources. Bring your own. I’m always here, will go willingly wherever I’m needed, but nobody needs me. Everyone wants … Continue reading

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Writing Vs Talking to Yourself

I’m not favouring one over the other; I’m good at writing and talking to myself. But is there a difference? You have a book/pad/few squares of toilet paper/a netbook, and you write. Sometimes the words behave themselves and fall, neatly, … Continue reading

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Writings, Reviewings and a (non-writing) Residency

Hello, hello, hello, 1st November is here, leaves cover my lawn, and my deadline for completion of TNM by Christmas draws near. And I couldn’t be happier, thanks in large to the motivation of YouWriteOn. Have received some good reviews … Continue reading

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